Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 594653
domain start failed when img is in '/home/user'
Last modified: 2010-06-08 09:49:19 EDT
Description of problem:
confirmed a demo.img is good when it is in /var/lib/libvirt/images or /tmp or /mnt or /home etc. but when move it to /home/user, it will start with error:
libvirtError: internal error Process exited while reading console log output: char device redirected to /dev/pts/1
qemu: could not open disk image /home/user/rhel6_i386.img: Permission denied
Wondering is it a bug or not.
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If you installed using virt-manager, it will prompt you to set appropriate permissions on $HOME. Since you moved it manually this was missed. So I'm inclined to say this is a configuration error & not a bug.